Opinion: Elect McDaniel To Denounce The Establishment

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 16th, 2017 at 11:42 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Commentary, Elections, Leadership, Mississippi, Opinion, Oxford, Politics

Mississippi seeks to gain nothing from a man so deeply established in the Republican Party and seeks to gain everything by electing a true outsider who is in tune with the people of Mississippi and not the donors in Washington.

AFA Action VP Says Wicker’s Filibuster Stance Reveals Obstructionist Goals

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 11th, 2017 at 10:36 pm

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Elections, Ethics, National, News, Politics, Republican, Roger Wicker, US Congress

AFA’s Rob Chambers says Senator Roger Wicker’s support for keeping the filibuster blocks passage of conservative reforms.

WALTERS: Roger Wicker’s Disingenuous Support For Trump Agenda.

By Ryan Walters | October 11th, 2017 at 5:47 pm

BY: Ryan Walters / Mississippi PEP Contributor

Ryan Walters is a life-long Mississippian from Jones County. He is a professor of history holding a bachelor and master’s degree in American history from the University of Southern Mississippi. He is the author of "The Last Jeffersonian: Grover Cleveland and the Path to Restoring the Republic." Find more of his writing at MississippiConservativeDaily.com

Filed Under: Contributor, Elections, Ethics, Feature Stories, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Politics, Republican, Roger Wicker, Ryan Walters, Spending, US Congress

We can look at just one vote to see what the “Real Roger Wicker” thinks about cutting spending and entitlements, as opposed to the “Campaign Roger Wicker” we see today.

FISCHER: We Must Defend Roy Moore

By Bryan Fischer | September 29th, 2017 at 1:08 pm

BY: Bryan Fischer / Contributor

Bryan Fischer is the host of the daily 'Focal Point' radio talk program on AFR Talk, a division of the American Family Association. 'Focal Point' airs live from 1-3 pm.

Filed Under: Bryan Fischer, Christianity, Contributor, Elections, Faith, Feature Stories, Federal Government, Immigration, Mississippi PEP, National, Opinion, Politics, Public Safety, Religion, US Congress

The left wants to turn Roy Moore into the biggest political pariah in the history of political pariahs. He needs to know that we have his back. The media and the left are already going all Saul Alinsky on Roy Moore. Alinsky’s advice to left-wing regressives, like the Talking Snake Media, in dealing with somebody […]

WALTERS: Wicker’s Campaign Manager Should Have Checked His Facts Before Casting Stones At McDaniel.

By Ryan Walters | September 29th, 2017 at 6:48 am

BY: Ryan Walters / Mississippi PEP Contributor

Ryan Walters is a life-long Mississippian from Jones County. He is a professor of history holding a bachelor and master’s degree in American history from the University of Southern Mississippi. He is the author of "The Last Jeffersonian: Grover Cleveland and the Path to Restoring the Republic." Find more of his writing at MississippiConservativeDaily.com

Filed Under: Campaign Finance, Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Elections, Ethics, Feature Stories, Mississippi, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Politics, Republican, Roger Wicker, Ryan Walters, US Congress

Wicker’s Campaign Manager should have checked with his own campaign because the truth is far different than what he’s spinning.

Senator Chris McDaniel: Roy Moore’s Victory Is A Rejection Of Washington Establishment

By Chris McDaniel | September 26th, 2017 at 8:41 pm

BY: Chris McDaniel / Senator

Three-term Senator, Former U.S. federal law clerk, attorney, conservative commentator and MS counsel against Obamacare. Awarded the 2016 American Conservative Union's Award for Conservative Excellence.

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Elections, Endorsement, Feature Stories, Leadership, Mississippi PEP, National, Opinion, Politics, Republican, US Congress

Roy Moore’s victory tonight was not just a win for the people of Alabama but a win for conservative values and for people who hold those values. Tonight, we’ve turned a page and made a new start. By voting for a true conservative, the people rejected the Washington establishment who think they know what’s best […]

Tishomingo County Soundly Rejects Tourism Tax

By MississippI PEP Staff | September 16th, 2017 at 6:52 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: County Government, Elections, News, North Mississippi, Taxes, Tourism

Tishomingo County voters on Tuesday soundly rejected a proposed tourism tax to be collected county-wide on restaurant sales. Complete election returns show “for” votes totaling 672 (33.8 percent) and against votes totaling 1,316 (66.2 percent). The referendum needed 60 percent in favor to pass. Turnout was 1,988, just 16 percent of the county’s active voters. […]

PLUNKETT: Koch-Fighting In Mississippi: AFP Slings Dough To Stage Political Strut

By Keith Plunkett | June 7th, 2017 at 4:41 pm

BY: Keith Plunkett / Managing Editor

Keith Plunkett is the Policy and Communications Director for the United Conservatives Fund, and the Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com.

Filed Under: AFP-Mississippi, Campaign Finance, Contributor, Culture, Elections, Endorsement, Ethics, Feature Stories, Inspirational, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi PEP, Mississippi State House, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Politics, Progressivism, Public Service, Republican, Russ Latino, Social Justice, Taxes

The kitchen door is open. If you can be open and accountable enough to answer some questions, listen to some doubts, and take a little bit of heat without resorting to a tantrum then you’re welcome to come on in. If you’re selling something that isn’t what you say it is, try another sucker.

I was born at night, but it wasn’t last night.

Governor Signs Campaign Finance Legislation Into Law

By MississippI PEP Staff | April 11th, 2017 at 7:11 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Campaign Finance, Elections, Ethics, Governor, Legislature, MS State Government, News, Phil Bryant

The new law, which takes effect Jan. 1, prohibits personal use of campaign money, and defines personal use as any “other than expenditures relating to gaining, holding or performing functions of public office.” It specifically prohibits personal spending of campaign money including: mortgage, rent or utility payments for any residential property of a candidate or family member, clothing, automobiles, travel expenses not related to a campaign or holding office, admission to entertainment events and non-documented loans.

Will Legislation To Restrict Personal Use Of Campaign Funds Be Evenly Applied And Enforced?

By MississippI PEP Staff | March 23rd, 2017 at 6:30 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Election Reform, Elections, Ethics, Mississippi, MS Secretary of State, MS State Government, News, Politics, Sally Doty

The Ethics Commission would be assigned to enforce the act and could fine violators $1,000, plus an amount equal to misspent campaign money. The measure also shifts from the secretary of state to the Ethics Commission the power to fine or seek legal orders against candidates and committees that don’t file campaign finance reports.